Can the smell of cannabis get you arrested?

What up! The self-revealing nature of the cannabis plant – its pungent smell – has long been exploited by law enforcement & used as an excuse for them to destroy lives. Numerous times, this matter has been brought before the courts with the rulings...

Uncle Sam’s boot on Canada’s face

What up! In 2018, Congress passed their annual Farm Bill – this time with a provision legalizing the cultivation of industrial hemp.  Twenty years prior, in 1998, Canada did the same thing. Then, three years later, they legalized cannabis for medical...

Politicians punting on pot prohibition relief

What up! Before the DEA, there was the Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs.  In 1972, NORML (National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws) and the American Public Health Association teamed up to petition for marijuana’s medical value to be...